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Welcome to Aquilla ...

The city of Aquilla is located

Aquilla is located in Hill County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Aquilla has a population of 113 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Aquilla.

The community of Aquilla is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Aquilla lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Aquilla: (254)

The ZIP code for Aquilla: 76622<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aquilla had an population of 113 people. This is an increase of 3.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.91% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aquilla had a population of 109 people. This makes Aquilla the county's 14th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 109 people, the population of Aquilla decreased 19.85% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 136 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aquilla.

Communities Also Named Aquilla ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Aquilla - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Missouri and Ohio.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aquilla.

Communities near Aquilla ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aquilla.

  • Bellmead [McLennan County]
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    • Bellmead [McLennan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,835 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellmead have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellmead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellmead<7>
  • Hillsboro [Hill County]
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    • Hillsboro [Hill County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,516 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsboro<7>
  • Lacy-Lakeview [McLennan County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lacy-Lakeview
    • Lacy-Lakeview [McLennan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,803 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lacy-Lakeview have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lacy-Lakeview
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lacy-Lakeview<7>
  • West [McLennan County]
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    • West [McLennan County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquilla
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,969 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Whitney [Hill County]
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      • Whitney [Hill County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,145 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitney have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitney<7>
    • Northcrest [McLennan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northcrest
      • Northcrest [McLennan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquilla
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northcrest have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northcrest
    • Valley Mills [Bosque County]
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      • Valley Mills [Bosque County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,171 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Valley Mills
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Valley Mills<7>
    • Gholson [McLennan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gholson
      • Gholson [McLennan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,127 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gholson have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gholson
    • Abbott [Hill County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Abbott
      • Abbott [Hill County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 371 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Abbott
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Abbott<7>
    • Leroy [McLennan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leroy
      • Leroy [McLennan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Aquilla
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 346 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leroy have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leroy<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aquilla. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aquilla.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aquilla. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aquilla.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aquilla. See our Newspapers Page for Aquilla.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aquilla ...

Looking for more information about Aquilla? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Aquilla, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aquilla.

Adding Aquilla to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Aquilla in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Aquilla was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aquilla on our Genealogy Page.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aquilla. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Hill, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aquilla.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aquilla - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Aquilla). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aquilla or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aquilla) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aquilla. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AquillaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aquilla. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8524, Longitude: -97.2185    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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